Pennock, MN 56279 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 56279: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Pennock, MN 56279

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 14
  • Single Family Addresses: 321
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Kandiyohi County
  • Centroid: Latitude 45.215, Longitude -95.169
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Pennock, MN 56279 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 1,585
Population in Households 1,584
Population in Familes 1,403
Population in Group Qrtrs 1
Population Density1 21
Diversity Index2 24


Total Households 589
Average Household Size 2.69
Family Households 464
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 838 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 514 (61.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 75 ( 8.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 249 (29.7%)
Median Home Value $193,243
Average Home Value $236,965


Median Household Income $59,638
Average Household Income $73,350
Per Capita Income $27,265
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.62% 0.46%
Households 0.64% 0.44%
Families 0.53% 0.38%
Median Household Income   2.69%
Per Capita Income   2.11%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

Pennock, MN 56279 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 56279 to the other 880 ZIP Codes in Minnesota by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 469 47th
Population Density1 # 482 45th
Diversity Index2 # 228 74th
Median Household Income # 267 70th
Per Capita Income # 538 39th

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